Ship Carron

ID 1366


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Built Rig Type Tons EIC Service
Crew Guns
1792 Ship ES 1072 1795-1801 3 38
Where Built
Date of Launch  
Bombay Dockyard Bombay 21 Jul 1792


      Dimensions & Construction
130ft x 35ft

Ship History

1792Launched at Bombay for Bruce. Fawcett & Co.

1795Taken up for East India company service as an Extra Ship.

1801Left East India Company Service.

1804Sold to the Admiralty as a 5th Rate 38 gun vessel.

1804Renamed Duncan.

1804In service with the Royal Navy.

1807Renamed Dover.

1807In service with the Royal Navy.

1811Wrecked off Madras on 2 May 1811.

East India Company voyages and captains




Captain's Name

117951796 Francis Simpson
217961799 Francis Simpson
318001801 Francis Simpson

Ship Owners

  • Bruce. Fawcett & Co 1792-1804   
  • Admiralty 1804-1811   


  • James J Colledge, Ships of the Royal Navy, 2003, Greenhill Books, 1853675660, p106
  • Anthony J Farrington, Catalogue of East India Company Ships' Journals and Logs 1600-1834, 1999, British Library, 0712346465, p107
  • Rowan Hackman, Ships of the East India Company, 2001, World Ship Society, 0905617967, p227

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